The universe must have missed that 2014 was meant to be the Year of the Horse. It seems cruel to call it that now based on the heartbreak American eventing has seen in these past...» Read More!
Within a week, American eventing lost two of its most promising equine athletes, Lionheart and Santa’s Keeper. Over on Horse Nation, Jennifer Ferrell contemplated why, despite the fact that she knew neither horse personally, it...» Read More!
Horse & Hound has commemorated the life of the Lionheart with a gallery of photos spanning his successful career with former rider William Fox-Pitt. While we are devastated that we will not get to witness the...» Read More!
Allison Springer has just announced via Facebook that Lionheart has been euthanized following complications from colic surgery. While it initially seemed like Lion was doing better and would pull through after his first surgery on...» Read More!
We’ve just gotten word that Allison Springer’s brand new CCI4* mount, Lionheart, is recovering from a colic scare on Monday. While in training with Allison in Florida, Lion began showing signs of colic and Allison...» Read More!
After arriving for a quick stop over in New York, Allison Springer’s new mount Lionheart is settling in at his new home in Northern Virginia. In a funny twist of fate Allison wasn’t there to...» Read More!
Good morning and happy Friday! Exciting news came from Allison Springer’s Twitter yesterday, confirming that her new ride, Lionheart, has arrived in the US. Lion was scheduled to arrive in New York around 4 AM...» Read More!
Neil Diamond’s “Coming to America” has been stuck in my head since news broke yesterday morning that William Fox-Pitt’s former ride Lionheart is joining Allison Springer’s upper-level string. It’s big news whenever an Olympic veteran...» Read More!
The big news of the day is Allison Springer now has the ride on Lionheart thanks to the Team Lionheart Syndicate. If you missed that press release from earlier in the day, click here to...» Read More!
William Fox-Pitt broke the news via Twitter this morning that Allison Springer has acquired the ride on Lionheart through the Team Lionheart Syndicate LLC. Athletux followed with a press release shortly thereafter on Allison’s behalf,...» Read More!
William Fox-Pitt confirmed via Twitter that his four-star mount Lionheart is coming to the USA to be ridden by Allison Springer. An 11-year-old gelding by Lancer III, Lionheart finished fourth at Luhmuhlen CCI4* this year,...» Read More!